Let’s Talk About...Growing St. Louis’ Plant and Life Science Ecosystem and Harvesting Commercial Success
St. Louis is quickly emerging as a national and international innovation center where new businesses and companies in plant science and biotechnology thrive in a strong entrepreneurial and investment ecosystem. Through homegrown, national and international enterprises, these organizations are growing the region by attracting critically important 21st-century industries and creating new employment and economic opportunities for area residents.
Please join Thomas Osha, Managing Director of Innovation and Economic Development for Wexford Science + Technology, a BioMed Realty company, Sam Fiorello, Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President-Administration, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center and President-BRDG Park, Donn Rubin, President and CEO BioSTL, and David Smoller, General Partner Cultivation Capital Life Science Fund, Chief Business Officer Horizon Discovery, as they discuss the infrastructure a region needs to support a successful start-up community, how St. Louis compares to other regions, and how local businesses, institutions, and individuals can help to advance business innovation in our region.
5:15 p.m. - Networking reception in the Lower Atrium
6:00 p.m. - Conversation in the AT&T auditorium
Confocal Microscopy Short Course
January 5-9, 2015
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WEEKLY SEMINAR SERIES - Dec. 3
Wednesday, December 03, 2014 3:45 PM
Weekly Seminar Series
Phased, secondary siRNAs and their roles in plants
Blake Meyers, Edward F. and Elizabeth Goodman Rosenberg Professor and Chair, Plant and Soil Sciences, Delaware Biotechnology Institute
Seminar Series - Dec. 9
Tuesday, December 09, 2014 3:30 PM
Gene silencing and epigenetic inheritance
Craig Pikaard, HHMI-GBMF Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and Carlos O. Miller Professor, Departments of Biology and Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Indiana University
WEEKLY SEMINAR SERIES - Dec. 17
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 3:45 PM
Weekly Seminar Series
A bounds analysis of world wood futures: global agriculture through to 2050
Philip Pardey, Director, International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP) Center
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